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"The Recalibration of Awareness – Apr 20/21, 2012 (Kryon channeled by Lee Carroll) (Subjects: Old Energy, Recalibration Lectures, God / Creator, Religions/Spiritual systems (Catholic Church, Priests/Nun’s, Worship, John Paul Pope, Women in the Church otherwise church will go, Current Pope won’t do it), Middle East, Jews, Governments will change (Internet, Media, Democracies, Dictators, North Korea, Nations voted at once), Integrity (Businesses, Tobacco Companies, Bankers/ Financial Institutes, Pharmaceutical company to collapse), Illuminati (Started in Greece, with Shipping, Financial markets, Stock markets, Pharmaceutical money (fund to build Africa, to develop)), Shift of Human Consciousness, (Old) Souls, Women, Masters to/already come back, Global Unity.... etc.) - (Text version)

… The Shift in Human Nature

You're starting to see integrity change. Awareness recalibrates integrity, and the Human Being who would sit there and take advantage of another Human Being in an old energy would never do it in a new energy. The reason? It will become intuitive, so this is a shift in Human Nature as well, for in the past you have assumed that people take advantage of people first and integrity comes later. That's just ordinary Human nature.

In the past, Human nature expressed within governments worked like this: If you were stronger than the other one, you simply conquered them. If you were strong, it was an invitation to conquer. If you were weak, it was an invitation to be conquered. No one even thought about it. It was the way of things. The bigger you could have your armies, the better they would do when you sent them out to conquer. That's not how you think today. Did you notice?

Any country that thinks this way today will not survive, for humanity has discovered that the world goes far better by putting things together instead of tearing them apart. The new energy puts the weak and strong together in ways that make sense and that have integrity. Take a look at what happened to some of the businesses in this great land (USA). Up to 30 years ago, when you started realizing some of them didn't have integrity, you eliminated them. What happened to the tobacco companies when you realized they were knowingly addicting your children? Today, they still sell their products to less-aware countries, but that will also change.

What did you do a few years ago when you realized that your bankers were actually selling you homes that they knew you couldn't pay for later? They were walking away, smiling greedily, not thinking about the heartbreak that was to follow when a life's dream would be lost. Dear American, you are in a recession. However, this is like when you prune a tree and cut back the branches. When the tree grows back, you've got control and the branches will grow bigger and stronger than they were before, without the greed factor. Then, if you don't like the way it grows back, you'll prune it again! I tell you this because awareness is now in control of big money. It's right before your eyes, what you're doing. But fear often rules. …

Thursday, November 8, 2007

Busway project gets foreign support

The Jakarta Post, Jakarta

Despite the severe traffic congestion it has caused, the busway project is expected to expand, with the city administration having secured support from a foreign transportation institution.

Project director from the Institute for Transportation and Development Policy (ITDP) Budi Kuntjoro said Wednesday traffic congestion caused by the construction of busway corridors would be short term and would lead to long-term benefits.

In a meeting with Governor Fauzi Bowo and his team Tuesday, visiting ITDP Asia regional director John Ernst said if all planned busway corridors were completed, the city's traffic problems would be partly solved.

"Despite the fact the congestion is bad now, in a few months Jakarta's traffic situation will be better," he said.

However, he said the city administration should have conducted more extensive planning before starting to construct busway corridors around the city.

"The finished and on-going construction of the corridors has happened too fast, resulting in some imperfections," Ernst said.

Long waiting periods at intersections, crowded busses and bus shelters and lanes that are not exclusive to busway busses are among problems the system faces, he said.

Such problems hamper the movement of other vehicles across the city and are part of the reason the administration sought the advice of the ITDP, he added.

The ITDP is a New York-based non-governmental organization working to promote environmentally sustainable and equitable transportation policies and projects worldwide.

It received funding from the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) to assist Jakarta with its busway project.

The UNEP considers the busway system to be environmentally friendly as it has the potential to reduce the number of private vehicles on the streets. Busway busses also run off gas, which is less harmful to the environment.

The ITDP, which has been employed by the Jakarta administration since the beginning of the project, offered nine recommendations to improve the busway system at the meeting Tuesday.

The organization's recommendations included improving busway's services overall, more efficient operational costs, improvements in commercial arrangements between the administration and private institutions, improvements to busway's ticketing system and the introduction of ideal ticket prices.

It was also suggested that better planning be carried out before further corridors are constructed.

Jakarta Governor Fauzi Bowo told the press after the meeting he would establish a team to follow up on the recommendations and would hold regular meetings to discuss the project.

He said the city administration was yet to decide whether it would construct the next five busway corridors next year as the system's effectiveness was still being discussed.

The administration is also planning to establish a team of stakeholders and transportation experts to discuss improvements to the city's transportation system overall, Fauzi said. (wda)

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